faxed

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English *faxed, from Old English feaxed, ġefeaxed ‎(haired, having hair), from feax ‎(hair). More at fax.

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

faxed ‎(comparative more faxed, superlative most faxed)

  1. (obsolete) Having a head of hair; hairy.
    • 1859, The London review: Volume 11:
      A comet is a ‘faxed’ star, that is, a hairy, a tailed star. But ‘faxed’ got corrupted into ‘fixed’ star during the seventeenth century.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From fax ‎(to send a fax/facsimile).

VerbEdit

faxed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of fax
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